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More investment needed to reduce cost of child poverty

Expert Advisory Group media release

December 2012

Significantly reducing the costly harm of child poverty will require bold actions and far more investment in our children, says the Expert Advisory Group on Solutions to Child Poverty.

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Report on child poverty a breakthrough for kiwi children

Children's Commissioner media release

December 2012

Children’s Commissioner Dr Russell Wills says the final report from the Expert Advisory Group on Solutions to Child Poverty represents a breakthrough for New Zealand’s disadvantaged children.

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Significant reduction in child poverty possible says Children's Commissioner's expert group

Expert Advisory Group media release

August 2012

Child poverty in New Zealand can be substantially reduced but requires vision, leadership, collaboration and a lasting commitment, an expert group tasked with finding solutions says.

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We can do something about child poverty says Children's Commissioner

Children's Commissioner's media release

August 2012

Proposed solutions to child poverty announced today have potential to pull thousands of kiwi children out of poverty says Children’s Commissioner Dr Russell
Wills.

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Evidence for Action: Solutions to Child Poverty in New Zealand

Think your school needs a food programme?

We have developed guidelines for schools wanting to improve an existing food in schools programme or begin a new one. The guidelines include tips on how to get started, how to incorporate the programme into the curriculum and how to get the community/parents on board.

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